browse words by letter
a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z
blunting

more about blunting

blunting


  1  definition  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Blunt  \Blunt\,  v.  t.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Blunted};  p.  pr  &  vb  n. 
  {Blunting}.] 
  1.  To  dull  the  edge  or  point  of  by  making  it  thicker;  to 
  make  blunt.  --Shak. 
 
  2.  To  repress  or  weaken,  as  any  appetite,  desire,  or  power  of 
  the  mind;  to  impair  the  force,  keenness,  or 
  susceptibility,  of  as  to  blunt  the  feelings. 




more about blunting